1. "Non-native Caterpillar" by The Beach Babes: Linda Lee & Hallie Hoine.
2. "100 Years of Lucky Lumberjack Celebrates HSU's Centennial" by HSU: Mike Craghead, Koki Amano, Kissy, Azusa Nakazawa, Hiroki Shibata, Aimi Oba, Tomoya, Kota, Motohiro Ono, Annathea Cook.
3. "Snorlax (Pokemon)" by Team Rocket: Jessie, James, Meowth, Sha Dynasty.
4. "Humboldt Squid" by Redwood Coast Montessori: Michelle Leonard, Zoe L., Campbell Ashby, Sequoia A., Gavyn Seuger, Allie Seeger, Ayden S., Matt Johnson, Anders J., Isaac J., Rich Baker.
5. "Castle 'o' Sand" by Moonstone Beach Sand Castle Club: David Long.
6. Staff Pick: "Like a Sturgeon (on the beach for the very first time)" by Team NEC: Phillip, Emily, Erin, Dan, Olin.
7. "Laco-motion" by Team LACO: John, Nicole, Eric, Kara, Randy, Jennifer, Charles, Theya, Josa.
8. "Last Grazing Beach Garmer" by George and Blake.
9. PEOPLE'S CHOICE: "View From the Rear!" by Wildberries: Matt Milbar, Mike Flores, Sofia & Lola Flores, Sara Hamblin, Karen Woodward, Terrdog, Carrie Dean, Robert Weston, Joel Graves, Nastia Savinskaya, Yegor Savinskiy.
10. "untitled" by Able Moss, Will Moss, Hope Moss, Toni Moss.
11. YOUTH AWARD: "Happy Honu" by Louie's Team: Sally, Lynette, Garrett, Louie.
12. "Sun and Moon" by The Sandpipers: Alicia, Emily, Teresa.
13. BEST OF SHOW: "Granular Focus" by Chris Hansen, Mark Williams and Dick Whitley.
14. "Tree Gnome More" by NHS: Brendan Gilbert, Derek Tolley, Juliet Ferri, Nora Brumbaugh.
15. Most Dedicated Diggers: "Octopus's Garden" by Love the Beach!: Kelly & Devon Love, Rowan Love, Jasper Love, Solomon Love, Aurora Love, Nic Abler, Alice Abler, Patricia Abler, Judy Pasko, Emily Pasko.
16. "US" by Dylan Brush and TC Crawford.
17. "Celebrate Marriage Equality" by The Blue Ravens: Elijah, Lucia, Raven, Kaia, Nora, Gabriel, Gaia.
18.GOLDEN SHOVEL: "Don't be Koi" by Japhy's: Miwa, Josh, Micha, Michael, Katy, Dash, Naomi.
19. "Global Warming at eh North Pole" by The Iglooramuses: Marnin Robbins, Levi Robbins, Sophia Griffin.
20. "Buddha Parinirvana" by Tobias Griggs.
21. "untitled" by Abby, Cameron, Laurie.
22. MOST IMAGINATIVE "Inkspell" by The Dragons: Zachary, Noah, Josh, Mary, Anika & Stacy.
23. "Sponge Bob Goes to the Beach" by Lo Acosta, Keke Deal, Trevor Ahlstrom.
24. "Sands of Time" by Buntickers: Heath Bunton, Karen Bunton, Cristie Vericker, Jamie Vericker.
25. YOUTH AWARD "It's the Eye of the Tiger" by The Buntickers: Joey Vericker, Sophie Bunton, Ethan Vericker, Millie Bunton, Gibson Bunton.
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